Project Status: Initiating

Project Manager: Randy Gadell,

Project Goals and Objectives

To build an IT infrastructure platform-as-a-Service to migrate the Institute for Informatics (i2) RDC (Research Data Core) infrastructure to RIS (Research Infrastructure Services) supported systems, services and operations.

Project Scope

· Identify RDC systems, integrations and data points

· RIS to develop, design, and implement an advanced IT infrastructure in a platform-as-a-service model on-premise, in the cloud, or hyperconverged

· Develop a cost model for RIS Services provided to i2

· Migrate to RIS services for operations and support

MilestonesCompletion Date
Start Business Analyst (BA) to identify RDC systems, integrations, data points, and dependenciesJuly 2020
Analyze BA findings and develop solutions and alternatives. Present a solution proposal and estimate to i2September 2020
Implement systems hardware, cloud or hyperconverged platform solutionFebruary 2021
i2 application testingFebruary-March 2021
i2 setup, configuration and testing of data feeds*
*Dependent on EPIC transition to Azure schedule and coordination by i2
April 2021
Transition to production*
*Dependent on EPIC migration to Azure
October 21, 2021
Transition to RIS OperationsDecember 2021
Core Team
Team MemberTitleRole
James Fitzpatrick, Ph.DProfessor of NeuroscienceChair of Infrastructure and Applications Subcommittee
Randy GadellProgram ManagerProgram / Project Manager
Craig PohlSenior Director, RISTechnical Lead